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M. James Arnett

M. James Arnett is known for his work on Scarface (1983), xXx (2002) and Basic Instinct (1992). See full bio »
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Known For

Scarface Stunts
xXx Stunts
Basic Instinct


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 2010 Due Date (stunts)
 2009 All About Steve (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 2008 Knight Rider (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- A Knight in Shining Armor (2008) ... (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 2003 S.W.A.T. (stunt coordinator)
 2003 Hollywood Homicide (stunt coordinator: additional second unit - as Jim Arnett)
 2002 xXx (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 2002 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (stunt coordinator)
 2001 Domestic Disturbance (stunt coordinator)
 2001 The Mexican (stunt coordinator - as Jim Arnett)
 1998 Small Soldiers (stunt coordinator - as Jim Arnett)
 1998 Deep Impact (stunt coordinator)
 1997 Mousehunt (stunt coordinator)
 1997 Amistad (stunt coordinator)
 1997 Steel (stunt coordinator)
 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park (stunt coordinator)
 1997/I Breakdown (stunt coordinator - as Jim Arnett)
 1996 Barb Wire (stunt coordinator)
 1995 Congo (stunt coordinator)
 1995 Fluke (stunt coordinator)
 1994 Mixed Nuts (stunt coordinator: Los Angeles crew)
 1994 Wolf (stunt coordinator)
 1994 Renaissance Man (stunt coordinator)
 1994 Major League II (stunt coordinator)
 1993 Fatal Instinct (stunt coordinator)
 1993 Mr. Jones (stunts - as Jim Arnett)
 1992 Toys (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 1992 Basic Instinct (stunt coordinator)
 1991 Hook (utility stunts - as James M. Arnett)
 1991 The Rocketeer (stunt coordinator)
 1991 Nothing But Trouble (stunts - as Jim Arnett)
 1990 Cold Dog Soup (stunts)
 1989 Tango & Cash (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 1989 The War of the Roses (stunt person - as Jim Arnett)
 1989 Uncle Buck (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 1989 Loverboy (stunt coordinator) / (stunts)
 1989 Rescue 911 (TV Series documentary) (stunts)
 1988 Police Story: Cop Killer (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 1988 The Blob (stunts)
 1987 Leonard Part 6 (stunt coordinator)
 1986 Out of Bounds (stunt coordinator)
 1985 My Man Adam (stunts - as James Arnett)
 1985 A View to a Kill (stunt team supervisor - as Jim Arnett)
 1984 Birdy (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 1984 2010 (stunt coordinator) / (stunts)
 1984 Impulse (stunt coordinator)
 1984 Dreamscape (stunt double: Eddie Albert - uncredited)
 1984 Where the Boys Are (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett) / (stunt double - as James Arnett)
 1984 Amazons (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator - as Jim Arnett)
 1983 Scarface (stunts - as Jim Arnett)
 1983 Hardcastle and McCormick (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Rolling Thunder: Part 1 (1983) ... (stunt coordinator)
 1983 Doctor Detroit (stunt coordinator)
 1983 The Night the Bridge Fell Down (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator - as Jim Arnett)
 1982 Grease 2 (stunt coordinator - as Jim Arnett)
 1982 Annie (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 1982 Visiting Hours (stunt coordinator - as Jim Arnett)
 1982 Shoot the Moon (stunt coordinator)
 1981/I Taps (stunt coordinator - as Jim Arnett) / (stunts - as Jim Arnett)
 1980 Altered States (stunts - uncredited)
 1980 9 to 5 (stunt coordinator - as Jim Arnett)
 1980 Smokey and the Bandit II (stunts - as Jim Arnett)
 1980 When Time Ran Out... (stunt coordinator)
 1980 Foxes (stunt coordinator - as Jim Arnett)
 1979 Delta Fox (stuntman - as James Arnett)
 1979 Steel (stunt coordinator)
 1979 Nightwing (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett) / (stunts - as James Arnett)
 1978 Foul Play (stunt coordinator) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1976 Jackson County Jail (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 1975 The Man Who Would Be King (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 1974 The Towering Inferno (stunts - uncredited)
 1973 Sleeper (stunt coordinator)
 1972 The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 1972 Pocket Money (stunts - uncredited)
 1971 They Might Be Giants (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 1970 Sometimes a Great Notion (stunt coordinator - as James Arnett)
 1970 Little Big Man (stunts - uncredited)
 1969 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (stunt double: Paul Newman - uncredited) / (stunts - uncredited)
 1967 Cool Hand Luke (stunts - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

James M. Arnett | James Arnett | Jim Arnett

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Father of fellow stuntman Seth Arnett.

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